The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 178 147 128
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -19
Permanent jobs citing 3G 46 78 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 1.44% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 5.19% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 33 58
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
3G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1572 1502 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.46% 27.83% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1058 1186
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region.

3G Salary Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in Berkshire

3G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 29 £65,000 +26.21% 5
Newbury +1 3 £35,000 -6.04% 1
Bracknell -20 2 £53,750 +82.20%
Slough - 2 - - 9
Maidenhead -14 1 - - 1
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 158 (76.33%) Telecoms
2 113 (54.59%) 4G
3 104 (50.24%) LTE
4 73 (35.27%) Broadband
5 70 (33.82%) Internet
5 70 (33.82%) Smartphone
6 69 (33.33%) 2G
7 65 (31.40%) Wireless
8 58 (28.02%) GSM
9 56 (27.05%) Degree
10 52 (25.12%) UMTS
10 52 (25.12%) Nokia
11 50 (24.15%) WiMAX
11 50 (24.15%) Radio Access Network
12 43 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (19.32%) Project Management
14 37 (17.87%) Ericsson
15 34 (16.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 33 (15.94%) RNC
16 33 (15.94%) QA
16 33 (15.94%) Service Delivery
17 32 (15.46%) Network Architecture
18 31 (14.98%) Nortel
19 29 (14.01%) VoLTE
20 26 (12.56%) Huawei
20 26 (12.56%) UNIX
21 24 (11.59%) Line Management
22 23 (11.11%) Marketing
22 23 (11.11%) Back Office
23 21 (10.14%) Network Planning

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.90%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 113 (54.59%) 4G
2 104 (50.24%) LTE
3 73 (35.27%) Broadband
4 70 (33.82%) Internet
5 69 (33.33%) 2G
6 65 (31.40%) Wireless
7 58 (28.02%) GSM
8 52 (25.12%) UMTS
9 50 (24.15%) WiMAX
9 50 (24.15%) Radio Access Network
10 33 (15.94%) RNC
11 29 (14.01%) VoLTE
12 19 (9.18%) HSPA
12 19 (9.18%) MVNO
12 19 (9.18%) CDMA2000
13 12 (5.80%) DNS
13 12 (5.80%) Firewall
13 12 (5.80%) HTTP
13 12 (5.80%) GGSN
14 11 (5.31%) MGW
General
1 158 (76.33%) Telecoms
2 23 (11.11%) Back Office
2 23 (11.11%) Marketing
3 4 (1.93%) Finance
4 3 (1.45%) Legal
4 3 (1.45%) Billing
4 3 (1.45%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Military
5 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (10.63%) Wireless Engineer
2 19 (9.18%) Technical Design Authority
2 19 (9.18%) Network Engineer
3 18 (8.70%) RAN Engineer
3 18 (8.70%) Radio Engineer
4 17 (8.21%) Radio Network Engineer
4 17 (8.21%) Network Manager
4 17 (8.21%) Network Optimisation Engineer
5 14 (6.76%) Architecture Manager
6 12 (5.80%) Network Operator
6 12 (5.80%) Service Manager
7 10 (4.83%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (4.83%) Architect
7 10 (4.83%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 10 (4.83%) Senior Architect
8 9 (4.35%) Technical Leader
8 9 (4.35%) Site Engineer
8 9 (4.35%) Operations Team Leader
8 9 (4.35%) Team Leader
8 9 (4.35%) Databuild Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.97%) HTML
1 2 (0.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (33.82%) Smartphone
2 43 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.18%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.90%) Social Media
5 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.48%) Blog
6 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.56%) UNIX
2 20 (9.66%) Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.32%) Project Management
2 33 (15.94%) Service Delivery
3 32 (15.46%) Network Architecture
4 24 (11.59%) Line Management
5 21 (10.14%) Network Planning
6 17 (8.21%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (5.31%) Mentoring
7 11 (5.31%) Service Management
8 10 (4.83%) Problem Management
9 9 (4.35%) Workflow
10 8 (3.86%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.86%) Capacity Management
11 7 (3.38%) SEO
12 6 (2.90%) Validation
12 6 (2.90%) Network Management
13 5 (2.42%) Information Security
13 5 (2.42%) Product Marketing
14 4 (1.93%) Ethical Hacking
14 4 (1.93%) Penetration Testing
14 4 (1.93%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.31%) C
2 6 (2.90%) Java
3 2 (0.97%) Perl
3 2 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (27.05%) Degree
2 15 (7.25%) HND
3 14 (6.76%) HNC
4 7 (3.38%) CCNP
4 7 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.97%) VCP4
5 2 (0.97%) CISSP
6 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.48%) CISM
6 1 (0.48%) CCSA
6 1 (0.48%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.94%) QA
2 18 (8.70%) SLA
3 5 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (8.21%) NDS
2 1 (0.48%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (25.12%) Nokia
2 37 (17.87%) Ericsson
3 34 (16.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 31 (14.98%) Nortel
5 26 (12.56%) Huawei
6 12 (5.80%) Cisco
7 11 (5.31%) Juniper
8 7 (3.38%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.97%) NetHawk
10 2 (0.97%) T-Plan
11 1 (0.48%) F5
11 1 (0.48%) Facebook
11 1 (0.48%) Twitter
11 1 (0.48%) Cramer
11 1 (0.48%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.48%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.48%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.48%) HP
Slough
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